Tadoku Collection

Students learning the Japanese language gathered at Central Library to read their favorite Japanese books last Friday, March 24, 2017, from 3:30 to 5 pm. The books are from the new Tadoku Collection on the main floor of the Central Library in the Leisure Reading alcove. “Tadoku” (多読) means “extensive reading” and refers to graded… Keep Reading

Popular New Business Books

Visit our New Book section in the Walker Management Library to check out one of our popular Business best sellers for some lighter reading over Winter Break. From titles such as “The Evolution of Everything: How New Ideas Emerge” to “Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike” we have a book for most… Keep Reading

Interview Prep in 15 Minutes (or less!)

Interviews often come up on short notice. Use the First Research database for Industry Profiles including : overviews, challenges, trends, financials, forecasts, growth rating, and industry drivers. Owen students love the “Call Prep Question” and “Executive Insights” for Q&A pairs at the C-Suite level.

What is the future of Zappos?

Company research can be overwhelming. Looking at public companies can unleash a firehose of information while looking at private companies can lead to dead ends. Multinational and international companies have their own challenges. Where are the best places to look? Let the Walker Management Library company research guides highlight the best resources available to you… Keep Reading

Who are the biggest companies in the toy industry?

Industry research can be frustrating. So many resources, so little time. The librarians at the Walker Management Library have put together guides on general and specific industry research. From Financial Ratios, Sports Business, Food and Beverages to Industry Overviews, see our guides to find a hand selected list of the best resources we have to… Keep Reading

Up all night researching? Next time, ask a librarian.

Walker Management Librarians are available to Owen students for research consultations. If you find that you’ve spent 15 minutes or more searching without satisfactory results, contact a librarian to schedule a time to brainstorm your research problem and learn more about the vast amount of resources available to you as a Vanderbilt and Owen student…. Keep Reading

Avention Has Changed (Back) to OneSource!

The OneSource platform has all the same data and information as Avention’s company and industry information, plus Company IT analysis, executive contact information and market research. OneSource is consistently one of our top used databases due to tools such as the Build A List feature which allows you to build targeted lists of company based… Keep Reading

Bloomberg BMC Training

Plan to enhance your resume, increase your in-depth knowledge of company financials, market data, commodities and other instruments, and enhance your research toolkit by completing the Bloomberg BMC training, which replaced the earlier Bloomberg BESS training as of 8/31/16. Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC) is an 8-hour, self-paced, e-learning video course consisting of four modules (Economic… Keep Reading

Extended Hours for Exams

Walker Management Library will have extended hours during Mod II exams. Sunday, December 13: 10:00 am – 12:00 midnight Monday, December 14: 7:00 am – 12:00 midnight Tuesday, December 15: 7:00 am – 12:00 midnight Wednesday, December 16: 7:00 am – 12:00 midnight Thursday, December 17: 7:00 am – 12:00 midnight